[caption id="attachment_118842" align="alignleft" width="150"] Schools need to take a closer look at what they're assigning to students and why, some experts say.[/caption]

A recent study led by an Indiana University professor found that traditional homework assignments won't improve a student's grades but could boost standardized test scores.

With many students reporting they spend more than 100 hours each year on homework, it begs the question: Is homework still worth the time?

While most experts believe it is, some recommend that educators rethink their approach to giving homework. Traditional assignments might become a thing...

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